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The Green and Farm Building Adjoining to East, Tatham

Description: The Green and Farm Building Adjoining to East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 182614

OS Grid Reference: SD6418567878
OS Grid Coordinates: 364185, 467878
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1055, -2.5492

Location: Mewith Lane, Tatham, Lancashire LA2 8PJ

Locality: Tatham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 8PJ

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Listing Text


2/78 The Green and farm building
4-10-1967 adjoining to east (formerly listed
as The Green (Upper House))


House, 1672. Sandstone rubble with tile roof. 2 storeys, formerly with
attic, and with one bay on each side of 2-storey gabled porch. Drip course
over ground-floor windows. The ground-floor windows, formerly of 4 lights,
have a central chamfered mullion flush with the wall, a chamfered outer
surround, and an inner surround with a channel chased around the openings.
The right-hand one has had its sill lowered. The 1st floor windows have
double-chamfered surrounds and hoods. The 1st floor window of the porch
has a channelled stone surround and a hood. The outer bays have blocked
3-light attic windows with stone surrounds, possibly added when the roof
pitch was lessened. The door has a moulded surround with shaped lintel
inscribed: 'REB 1672'. End chimneys have round shafts on square bases. To
the right is an addition, probably C18th. On the ground floor it has a
window with plain stone surround and central flat-faced mullion. On the
1st floor there are 2 windows with plain stone surrounds. Door, at left,
has plain reveals. Further right is a wide barn entrance with external
doors and a shippon door with plain reveals. At the rear of this addition
is a re-set lintel inscribed: 'TWE 1714 [?]'. Inside, the original house
has a fireplace with segmental arch in its right-hand room. The left-hand
room has a beam which could have been a firehood bressumer.

Listing NGR: SD6418567878

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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